Lewis County, New York Population 2018

Lewis County, New York's estimated population is 26,551 with a growth rate of -0.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lewis County, New York is the 59th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,8452941.11%
201726,551-95-0.36%
201626,646-190-0.71%
201526,836-260-0.96%
201427,0960.00%
201327,096-88-0.32%
201227,1841760.65%
201127,008-55-0.20%
201027,0632671.00%
199026,7961,7617.03%
198025,0351,3915.88%
197023,6443951.70%
196023,2497283.23%
195022,521-294-1.29%
194022,815-632-2.70%
193023,447-257-1.08%
192023,704-1,145-4.61%
191024,849-2,578-9.40%
190027,427-2,379-7.98%
189029,806-1,610-5.12%
188031,4162,7179.47%
187028,6991190.42%
186028,5804,01616.35%
185024,5646,73437.77%
184017,8302,59117.00%
183015,2396,01265.16%
18209,2272,79443.43%
18106,4330.00%

Lewis County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,943
Two or More Races321
Black or African American198
Some Other Race185
Asian119
American Indian and Alaska Native56
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander23

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Lewis County, New York Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lewis County, New York Median Age

41.8


Total

41


Male

42.4


Female

Lewis County, New York Adults

There are 20,596 adults, (4,475 of whom are seniors) in Lewis County, New York.

Lewis County, New York Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lewis County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

13,320

49.62%

Male

13,525

50.38%

Lewis County, New York Households and Families

Lewis County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Lewis County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.1%10.9%
All78%22%
Non Family64.5%35.5%
Male63.2%36.8%
Female60.3%39.7%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lewis County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,2362.5978
Married5,7953.1389.1
Non Family3,0531.364.5
Female8443.1560.3
Male5443.1563.2

3.05

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lewis County, New York Households

Lewis County, New York Education

Lewis County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5012.73%
9th to 12th Grade1,3607.41%
High School Graduate8,43645.94%
Some College2,83415.43%
Associates Degree2,24612.23%
Bachelors Degree1,6649.06%
Graduate Degree1,3227.20%

Lewis County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,80816,0732,891
Hispanic21814441
Black128119
Other Race1246328
Asian837536
Multiple Races695010
Native American3832
Islander198

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 92.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 43.37%.

Lewis County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,290$41,960$29,505
Less Than High School$23,421$29,718$13,512
High School Grad$31,833$40,226$21,957
Some College$36,186$42,683$29,782
Bachelors Degree$47,688$56,985$38,750
Graduate Degree$58,241$64,643$57,539

$36,290

Average Earnings

$41,960

Average Male

$29,505

Average Female

Lewis County, New York Language

Lewis County, New York Language by Age

Lewis County, New York Language

97.58% of Lewis County, New York residents speak only English, while 2.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Lewis County, New York Poverty

Lewis County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,4523,47513.65%
Multiple30814145.78%
Hispanic43711325.86%
Black1563824.36%
Other1852714.59%
Islander1919100.00%
Asian1191714.29%

14.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.44%

Male Poverty Rate

16.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lewis County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lewis County, New York is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lewis County, New York is White, with 13.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.07%.

Lewis County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.88%
High School12.68%
Some College7.65%
Bachelors or Greater3.60%

Lewis County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.51%
Male Unemployed27.70%
Female Employed8.59%
Male Employed6.23%

Lewis County, New York Income

Lewis County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,475$65,970
Families$61,780$74,340
Married Families$69,860$81,509
Non Families$29,756$43,141

Lewis County, New York Marital Status

Lewis County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lewis County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Lewis County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Lewis County, New York Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Lewis County, New York Veterans

Lewis County, New York Veterans by War

1,893

Number of Veterans

1,783

Male Veterans

110

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam656
Second Gulf War360
First Gulf War263
Korea192
World War II85

Lewis County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74493
35 to 54486
75+424
55 to 64339
18 to 34151

Lewis County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8819.49%
Hispanic196.05%
2 or More106.58%
Indian24.17%

Lewis County, New York Veterans by Education

6.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lewis County, New York Employment Status

Lewis County, New York Employment by Age

61%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lewis County, New York Employment by Race

Lewis County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lewis County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lowville34703408-62-1.79%
Copenhagen801796-5-0.62%
Port Leyden672664-8-1.19%
Harrisville624619-5-0.80%
Croghan611607-4-0.65%
Lyons Falls566561-5-0.88%
Castorland351347-4-1.14%
Constableville242239-3-1.24%
Turin232230-2-0.86%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990